The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 20 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 19 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.41% 13.01% 8.82%
As % of the General category 18.63% 21.62% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 4
Median salary £90,000 £77,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,750
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £100,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
102 74 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.50% 60.16% 67.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 72 38
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £44,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 20 (57.14%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) Java
4 12 (34.29%) Linux
5 10 (28.57%) Unix
5 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) Low Latency
6 9 (25.71%) Analytics
6 9 (25.71%) Degree
6 9 (25.71%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (25.71%) C#
6 9 (25.71%) C++
7 8 (22.86%) OO
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.86%) Algorithmic Trading
7 8 (22.86%) Visualisation
7 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
7 8 (22.86%) Equities
7 8 (22.86%) Functional Programming
7 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
8 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Front Office
9 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
10 5 (14.29%) OOP
10 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
10 5 (14.29%) Scala
10 5 (14.29%) TDD
10 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 5 (14.29%) SDLC

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Berkeley DB
2 3 (8.57%) QlikView
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.71%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.86%) HBase
4 1 (2.86%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Grunt
1 3 (8.57%) gulp
1 3 (8.57%) jspm
1 3 (8.57%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 20 (57.14%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Core Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) C++ Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) HTML Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.57%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
5 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Scientist
6 2 (5.71%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Developer
6 2 (5.71%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) HTML5
1 4 (11.43%) REST
2 3 (8.57%) CSS
2 3 (8.57%) D3.js
2 3 (8.57%) DOM
2 3 (8.57%) LESS
2 3 (8.57%) Sass
2 3 (8.57%) STL
2 3 (8.57%) WebSockets
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Avro
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) JMS
3 1 (2.86%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.86%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
1 8 (22.86%) Equities
1 8 (22.86%) Visualisation
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.43%) Physics
4 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.57%) User Experience
5 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 9 (25.71%) Analytics
2 9 (25.71%) Electronic Trading
3 8 (22.86%) Algorithmic Trading
3 8 (22.86%) Functional Programming
3 8 (22.86%) OO
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 5 (14.29%) OOP
6 5 (14.29%) SDLC
6 5 (14.29%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) BDD
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.43%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) Release Management
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) C++
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) Scala
5 4 (11.43%) Clojure
5 4 (11.43%) Erlang
5 4 (11.43%) F#
5 4 (11.43%) Haskell
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.43%) OCaml
5 4 (11.43%) Ruby
5 4 (11.43%) TypeScript
6 3 (8.57%) ES6
7 2 (5.71%) VBA
8 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CISA
3 2 (5.71%) CISM
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
3 2 (5.71%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) HP
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) TIBCO